RZ: How did you come to faith in Jesus Christ and then
VK: I grew up in a Christian home and came to embrace
Jesus when I was eight. Only after college and once I was in
the workplace did I feel drawn to full-time ministry, although
I didn’t know to what exactly. However, I was given the opportunity to teach our church’s career-age Sunday school class
of about 100 people, where I realized teaching is one of my
spiritual gifts. While I was studying for my Master’s degree
at a local Christian college, it became clearer that I should go
to the mission field as a teacher, where there seemed to be a
Were you ever concerned that your pursuits in science
and theology might be in conflict with one another?
No, this never occurred to me. I know now that there is a
perception that they should be in conflict, but that is a
How did you become particularly interested in the
topic of creation?
I’ve been interested in the creation/evolution debate since I
was a teenager. I considered the arguments for evolution to be
unconvincing, especially from my science background. I’ve
continued to read on the topic over the past 30+ years to better
understand evolutionary explanations and thus be able to show
fellow believers why these are false.
Victor is at home wherever God places him; whether that be
in the pulpit or lecturing at BISA
Established in 1923, BISA is a small campus, but what a setting! The star marks the campus location in Kalk Bay, a suburb of